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Deadline extended for flood victims to apply for food benefits

A two-day extension was granted for flood victims in nine eastern Kentucky counties.

Student TikTok video wins “Champion” banner for promoting FAFSA

Education leaders gather in Garrard County to celebrate students’ awareness efforts

New round of flooding in parts of eastern Kentucky

Thursday's rain added insult to injury in parts of flood-ravaged eastern Kentucky.

Lexington first-responder group to help with flood relief efforts

A group of first responders and volunteers made their way to flood-damaged Eastern Kentucky Wednesday.

Officials warning: State under significant fire danger

The state is under significant fire danger, officials are warning people to avoid outside burning. Already struggling after flooding now, people have to worry about fire.

East Kentucky Dream Center is handing out hope

A faith-based non-profit that aims to help those across Eastern Kentucky is "handing out hope" to people trying to recover from flooding.

High fire danger Wednesday with wind and warmth

The state says there have been 60 fires since March 4.

More than $500,000 to expand CDL training in Eastern Kentucky

Program will train students at Hazard Community and Technical College in high-demand industry

AppHarvest rolls out first batch of tomatoes

Eastern Kentucky Ag Tech company AppHarvest puts out its first batch of tomatoes.

EKU grad gets new post at Kentucky American Water

Steven Nash Named Senior Superintendent of Operations

Power outages reported Christmas Eve in eastern Kentucky

Thousands of people in eastern Kentucky didn't have any power on Christmas Eve.

Koenig Eastern’s first-ever Rhodes Scholar finalist

Latest in long string of honors for EKU student.

North Carolina earthquake felt in eastern Kentucky

The earthquake measured 5.1, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

More than $5.5 million in CARES Act go to 22 Eastern KY local governments

More than $5.5 million in CARES Act reimbursement money is going to 22 Eastern Kentucky local governments to cover payroll, personal protective equipment, sanitizing supplies, and telecommuting equipment, according to Governor Andy Beshear. 

Moore named to diversity, inclusion post at EKU

Leaving Northern Kentucky University for new post

Cousins’ emotional first hug since pandemic goes viral

See the emotional first hug since the pandemic hit between cousins in eastern Kentucky that has gone viral.

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